Herbal Resources
Organizations
Herbal Schools

*note - many of our faculty members have associated web sites which are linked from their names or in their bios (see faculty page) - check these.


Herbal and Other Resources

CSHS in the News
The Press Democrat Article.

Frontier Coop
Special thanks to Frontier Coop for their support of CSHS and our students with offering generous student discounts and scholarships.

Henriettes Herbal Homepage
Wonderful resources of Herbal FAQ's, herbal text books and so much more. Created by Henriette Kress.

Horizon Herbs
Source for Medicinal herb seeds and plants .

iGROW Sonoma County
iGROW seeks to improve the health of Sonoma County residents by increasing access to healthy food and helping residents learn how to grow their own fruit and vegetables and to connect experienced gardeners to beginning growers.

Southwest School of Botanical Medicine
The late Michael Moore’s website loaded with herbal information, medicnal plant images and more.

Organizations

American Herbalists Guild
A Professional Herbal Organization for American Herbalists. Encourages the development of high standards of education that promote well-trained professional practitioners who offer high quality herbal care.

Sonoma County Herb Association
Hosting the Sonoma County Herb Exchange, a clearinghouse providing the highest quality locally and ecologically grown herbs to our local community and beyond.

United Plant Savers
United Plant Savers' mission is to protect native medicinal plants of the United States and Canada and their native habitat while ensuring an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for generations to come.


Herbal Schools

Blue Otter School of Herbal Studies We approach herbalism from an indigenous perspective; offering a non-Western, non-scientific perspective of viewing medicine, health, the plants and the earth. Karyn Sanders and sarah Holmes- Located near Yreka, CA.

Blue Wind Botanical Medicine Clinic - Western Clinical Herbalism and Botany classes by Tellur Fenner. Located in Oakland, CA.

Dandelion Herbal Center Dedicated to furthering and preserving herbal traditions and teaching ecological ways to cohabit the world - Jane Bothwell - Founder Located in Arcata, CA.

Evergreen Herb Garden and School of Integrative Herbology Our integrative approach incorporates Western, Ayurvedic, and Chinese systems of medical treatment. Our herbal studies programs help each person find their own path to health and well-being. Located in Placerville, CA.

Living Awareness Institute My work is dedicated to reviving the art of home herbal care and nurturing awareness and empowerment for women in relation to their body cycles. - Kami Mcbride - Founder Located in Davis, CA.

Northeast School of Botanical Medicine
7Songs herb school in Ithica, NY plus handouts, articles, and photos.

Ohlone Herbal Center The mission of the school is to keep Western herbal knowledge alive by bringing medicinal knowledge of plants to people, empowering their ability to heal through the use of herbs. Located in Berkeley, CA.

Philo School of Herbal Energetics The Philo School is proud to offer both the basic Heart of Herbology apprenticeship and Matthew Wood's intermediate/advanced apprenticeships. Located in Philo, CA.

Vitalist School of Herbology The Vitalist School of Herbology offers courses for a broad array of students, from lay people to aspiring clinical herbalists and established holistic health practitioners. Located in Ashland, OR.